Information for Health Care Providers
Referral Process for Residential Services

Home and Community Care (South West Local Health Integration Network - SW LHIN) administers the Hospice referral process, determining which clients are eligible and take priority for Hospice stays. Admission is based on the eligibility and the ability of St. Joseph's Hospice to accommodate palliative residents. 

Information about our 10-suite residence can be found here.

Please consult the Home and Community Care (South West Local Health Integration Network - SW LHIN) website for more information. 



Referral Process for Community Services

Hospice accepts referrals from health care providers, self-referrals, and referrals from families and caregivers for individuals diagnosed with a palliative illness, their family or caregivers, or those who have lost a loved one in the last year may benefit from hospice support. If you would like to refer someone to community services, please find our referral form here.  

Information about our services for those living with a palliative illness in the community can be found here.

Information about our services for caregivers can be found here.

Information for those who are grieving and bereaved can be found here.




Partnering with the Health Care Community

Forming strong relationships with healthcare partners is a priority for Hospice to ensure that individuals have access to the highest quality of care. You and your colleagues are welcome to call Hospice to book a tour to see firsthand how hospice services can enhance the quality of life for individuals with a palliative illness, caregivers and the bereaved